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Anxiety and Addiction

Nearly half of all people dealing with a substance abuse problem also have a mental health disorder. Since both mental health and substance abuse disorders impact your brain chemistry, specifically how much neurotransmitters your brain releases, having co-occurring disorders can make recovery more difficult. Anxiety and addiction impact several million Americans each year. Treatment from…

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5 Treatable Types of Anxiety

Many patients struggle with addiction and co-occurring mental health conditions. Anxiety is one of these, but if you are struggling with one of the five main types of anxiety, you can get treatment for both. At Beaches Recovery, we treat your addiction and offer an anxiety treatment program while helping you achieve a healthy life.…

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The Connection Between Anxiety and Addiction

Millions of people across the United States struggle with mental disorders. Two common illnesses that occur together are anxiety and addiction. Knowing more about the connection helps people understand why treating both is essential to recovery. Understanding Anxiety Anxiety has several levels of severity from generalized anxiety to post-traumatic stress disorder. All types of anxiety…